New Zealand Diploma in Vision Habilitation/​Rehabilitation

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Subject area

Community Client Care


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the vision habilitation/rehabilitation sector with a specialised workforce focussed on the application of technical knowledge and skills in clinical and community settings.

This qualification is targeted at people seeking to further develop their knowledge, skills and abilities in one or more of the vision habilitation/rehabilitation fields.

Graduates of this qualification will lead and coordinate an individualised quality service for people who have a vision impairment, are blind, or are deafblind, to enable them to live safe, productive and interdependent lives.

The qualification is stranded to recognise the particular specialist knowledge and skills required for different roles in the vision habilitation/rehabilitation sector.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ian Campbell Scholarship

Provided by:

Wellington Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Trust - Secretary



Determined annually by the Trustees

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Thomas Tippet Trust Awards

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Canterbury Region) - The Regional Secretary



Refer to application organisation

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (0800) 277 486
Phone: (04) 915 7706
Fax: (03) 371 9285

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